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Activity centre Challenge 4 Change has become an official partner of a University of Manchester summer school for students from around the world.

The indoor teambuilding venue at Trafford Park will host participants in the first week of the United in Manchester programme, which will run from July 4 to August 4 this year. They will spend a day at Challenge 4 Change undertaking activities…

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Greater Manchester to benefit from Spirit of 2012 funding to help people to ‘Get Out & Get Active’

Spirit of 2012, a charity set up with money from the Big Lottery Fund to carry forward the spirit of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, has awarded £4.5 million to a UK wide consortium led by the English Federation of…

GMInspire Week

#GMInspire week – Get Manchester Volunteering!

18 January marks the launch of GM Inspire week with the hope to get Greater Manchester residents volunteering and to celebrate current volunteer’s hard work. To help people in Greater Manchester volunteer, GreaterSport have worked with partners to develop the Volunteer Inspire…

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Mills & Reeve lawyer makes Rio 2016 Olympics selection

Sports lawyer Mark Hovell has made the team for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games! Mark will be heading off to the Brazilian capital next summer in his role as an arbitrator for the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS). CAS is preparing…

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Midshire sponsors Stockport County Community Foundation’s Schools Coaching Programme

Midshire is delighted to strengthen its partnership with Stockport County’s Community Foundation. After a successful season as kit sponsor Midshire is set to expand its support by becoming the foundation’s Schools Coaching Programme sponsor for the upcoming season. Midshire’s logo will appear…

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Mills & Reeve sports team wins prestigious football award for second year

The sports team at law firm Mills & Reeve took home the Professional Services to Football Award at last night’s Northwest Football Awards. The awards, which took place at Old Trafford, celebrate the region’s brightest and best in football both on and…

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Go online to fuel real world growth

      KPMG and MarketInvoice invite you to an exclusive event: • Man City legend and entrepreneur Franny Lee answers questions on his experiences in business • Local entrepreneurs share tips for online tools they’re using to help their businesses grow…

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Manchester based tour operator continues growth ‘cycle’

Sports Tours International has made a further acquisition to cement its position as the UK’s leading multi-sport and active holiday tour operator. Leicester based Freewheel Holidays were acquired this month and will now trade from Sports Tours International’s offices in Walkden with…

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Third leg of Football in the City tournament announced

The third leg of the corporate five-a-side football tournament Football in the City will take place at Manchester’s Goals Soccer Centre on Friday 16th October. The event – sponsored by multi-sector recruitment specialist, Search Consultancy, and computer network infrastructure specialist, CNI solutions…

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Smith & Williamson Manchester Partner to Judge at National Football Business Awards

The 2015 Football Business Awards have announced Roy Baldwin, partner at the Manchester office and Head of Smith & Williamson’s Sports group, as one of this year’s Judges. The prestigious Awards, taking place on 5th November at Chelsea Football Club’s illustrious stadium,…